Two men attempted to rob Money Tree Loans, 3380 Pio Nono Ave., at 6:30 p.m. Monday, according to the Macon police.
An employee told police she was locking the front door of the business when she noticed two men running toward her from the back of the business, according to a police report.
One of the men was carrying what appeared to be a handgun, according to the report.
The employee ran across Pio Nono Avenue toward Advance Auto Parts, dropping her handbag and shoes on the way.
She called the police from the auto parts store.